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Phi Delta Theta (President); Pi Sigma Alpha; Phi Kappa Phi; Phi Delta Phi; Omicron Delta Kappa. Member: National Moot Court Team; Inns of Court. Dean's Merit Scholar; Sturges Scholar. Listed, Who's Who in America. Editor-in-Chief, University of Miami Law Review, 1968-1969. Author: "Jury Trials in Commercial Cases," Florida Bar Journal, March 1982; "Florida Small Business Practice," Florida Bar 1987; "Florida Pleading Guide;" "Culture of Deceit;" "The Tollgate Conspiracy;" "Blame the Lawyers;" "Miami Vice;" "Shark Tales;" "Will the Elephant Ever Learn;" "Counting Votes," edited with the aid of Robert Watson. President: Student Body Government, University of Miami, 1965-1966; Iron Arrow, 1967-1969. Member, Presidential…

Phi Delta Theta (President); Pi Sigma Alpha; Phi Kappa Phi; Phi Delta Phi; Omicron Delta Kappa. Member: National Moot Court Team; Inns of Court. Dean's Merit Scholar; Sturges Scholar. Listed, Who's Who in America. Editor-in-Chief, University of Miami Law Review, 1968-1969. Author: "Jury Trials in Commercial Cases," Florida Bar Journal, March 1982; "Florida Small Business Practice," Florida Bar 1987; "Florida Pleading Guide;" "Culture of Deceit;" "The Tollgate Conspiracy;" "Blame the Lawyers;" "Miami Vice;" "Shark Tales;" "Will the Elephant Ever Learn;" "Counting Votes," edited through Robert Watson. President: Student Body Government, University of Miami, 1965-1966; Iron Arrow, 1967-1969. Member, Presidential Student Advisory Committee, (Lyndon B. Johnson), 1966. Administrative Assistant, Congressman Charles E. Bennett, Florida 1966-1967. Intern, House Armed Services Committee. Arbitrator: American Arbitration Association, 1975-1990; Supreme Court of Florida qualified, 2005. Chairman, Keep Dade Beautiful, Inc. President, Society of Wig and Robe. Founder and Chairman, Film Society of Miami, Inc., Miami Film Festival. President, University of Miami Alumni Association: City of Miami Task Force (Chairman). Chairman, Players State Theater; Founding Chairman, Coconut Grove Playhouse. Member: Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce; British American Chamber of Commerce; American Security Council Foundation; Citizens Board, University of Miami; World Jurist Association; The Atlantic Circle; Preeminent Lawyers of America; Republican Lawyers Association; Council for National Policy; National Lawyers Association; Supreme Court of the USA Historical Society; Heritage Foundation; President's Club, Republican National Committee; Dade County Republican Party, Executive Committee. Life Member, Association of Former Intelligence Officers. Director: Association of Former Intelligence Officers; Finance Committee Bush-Cheney. Chair, National Business Intelligence Symposium, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001. Co-Chair, Alliance for Ethical Government. Counsel, Association of American Physicians and Surgeons. President, Miami Dade Chapter of Association of Former Intelligence Officers. Chairman: National Symposium on Business Intelligence and Law; American Bar Association, National Security Committee. U.S. State Department Commendation, Council of International Visitors, 2002; United States Coast Guard Auxiliary, Flotilla 3-2. Former Member, University of Miami Board of Trustees. Former Chairman, State Theater of Florida, Miami. Married to Heather McCarn Spencer, children, two granddaughters. Mr. Spencer was a companion in Myers, Kenin (Miami, Florida) from 1969-1982, a enterprise regulation corporation. He changed into managing associate. In 1982, Spencer & Klein, P.A. changed into shaped and Spencer turned into Senior managing companion from April 1982-April 2005. Mr. Spencer has completed the very best score for felony capacity in and practices commercial law. He is indexed in the Bar Register of Preeminent lawyers. In 2003, Mr. Spencer turned into listed as one of the pinnacle attorneys in South Florida by means of the South Florida Legal Guide. Mr. Spencer is now in non-public exercise in Coral Gables, Florida. Mr. Spencer's cases are featured or defined in the following books: Shark Tales by way of Ron Liebman Legal Terrorism by means of Dr. Sue Huck Honored and Betrayed with the aid of Gen. Richard Secord (USAF, Ret.) Hazardous Duty, General John K. Singlaub (USA, Ret.) At Any Cost, Sammon Broadway by means of The Bay, Carol Cohan University of Miami, Golden History, Tebeau Too Close To Call, Jeffrey Toobin Counting Votes, Robert P. Watson, White House Studies The First Lady, Peter Flaherty Living History, Hillary Rodham Clinton The Clinton Wars, Sidney Blumenthal Castro Obsession - Don Bohning. Mr. Spencer has seemed on CNN, Fox News (Brit Hume Show), C-Span, CBS and featured in the New York Times, Washington Post, Miami Herald, Insight Magazine, The Washington Times. He is a frequent editorial contributor to the Miami Herald, El Nuevo Herald, and other publications. RECENT ACTIVITIES: Mr. Spencer changed into appointed by Governor Jeb Bush to the Judicial Nominating Commission in August 2001. He is now the Chair of the Commission (Third District Court of Appeal of Florida). Mr. Spencer is a former member Executive Committee member of the Republican Party, member, Finance Committee, Bush/Cheney; Co-Counsel, Miami-Dade Republican Party; Republican Lawyers Association; Chair, South Florida McCollum for U.S. Senate (2000); Lawyers for Bush/Cheney; Finance Committee, Bush/Brogan 2002. Mr. Spencer served as co-recommend for Bush/Cheney inside the Florida Recount 2000. He is an election legal professional and frequently lectures on election regulation and litigation. He is a member of the Overseas Security Advisory Council, United States Department of State, Bureau of Diplomatic Security. Mr. Spencer become appointed by the Bush Administration to the Presidential Rank Review Board of the Office of Personnel Management, 2001. Mr. Spencer obtained the David Atlee Phillips Award 2001 from the Association of Former Intelligence Officers. The Award is made to an person who advances the hobbies of the American Intelligence Community. He is the founding President of the Association of Former Intelligence Officers, Theodore Shackley Chapter (South Florida). Mr. Spencer headed the Miami-Dade Legal Team for Bush/Brogan 2002 and become Deputy Chief for the State of Florida. He changed into appointed by way of the County Manager in 2003 to the Select Committee to pick out the Elections Supervisor for Miami-Dade County. After the events of 9/11, 2001, Mr. Spencer, joined the Department of Homeland Security, United States Coast Guard Auxiliary, District 7. He become a National Staff Officer for Strategic Planning. In 2004, Mr. Spencer received the Admiral's Commendation Ribbon for work in supporting within the introduction of Operation on Guard (America's Waterway Watch). Mr. Spencer was recognized as a Founding Member of the Department of Homeland Security by means of Secretary Ridge on March 1, 2003. He become a member of the Board of Governors, Republican National Lawyers Association. He is a member of the Federalist Society Board of Directors (Miami Chapter). He is a member of InfraGard, Federal Bureau of Investigation (civilian); Founding Chairman of the Association for Intelligence Officers, Ted Shackley Chapter. Mr. Spencer became special recommend, Bush-Cheney '04. Spencer served on the Transition Team of Florida Attorney General Bill McCollum and Chair of the Interim Term Transition Review Committee of Attorney General Bill McCollum. On April 5, 2007, he become awarded a Special Commendation through the Commandant of the Coast Guard for his role in software he and others developed which caused the arrest and conviction of terrorist who targeted Miami and New York. Mr. Spencer is the President of the Miami-Dade Chapter of the Association of Former Intelligence Officers. He is an accomplice member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, London. Mr. Spencer and co-writer Fred Rustmann, Jr. published their "Under Attack-The State Secrets Privilege" in the Journal of U.S. Intelligence Studies --- The Intelligencer/ Winter/ Spring Edition, 2010.

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Admitted in 1969, Florida Bar and U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
U.S. Court of Appeals, Forth and Eleventh Circuits
1982, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
U.S. Tax Court
U.S. Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit
1973, U.S. Supreme Court
District of Columbia Bar

Start on the Faculty of Law
University of Miami

Class of 1969
J.D.
cum laude

University Attended

University of Miami
Class of 1966
A.B.
Political Science

Birth Date and City

Born in 1944
New York, N.Y., December 7, 1944

Associations & Memberships
Dade County, Federal, American and International Bar Associations
District of Columbia Bar
The Florida Bar
The Association of Trial Lawyers of America
The Republican Lawyers Association
The Federalist Society
Foreign Trade Association
Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce.
Bar Fellowship
The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, London.
Representative Cases
Bush v. Gore 531 U.S. ninety eight (2000)
Mr. Spencer was on the Recount Team for George W. Bush and changed into the Election Monitor mentioned by way of the Supreme Court in Bush v. Gore, 531, U.S. ninety eight at web page 106 (2000)
Mr. Spencer testified at trial and turned into referred to as as a witness by using recommend for President Bush on December 3, 2000.Association of Physicians & Surgeons v. Hillary Rodham Clinton989 F. Supp. 8 (D.DC. 1997)
187 F. 3d 655 (D.C. Cir. 1999)
Avirgan v. Hull 506 U.S. 952, 113 S. Ct. 405 (1992)
125 F.R.D. 185, 932 F.2d 1572 (11th Cir. 1992)
691 F. Supp. 1357 (S.D. Fla. 1991)
705 F. Supp. 1544 (S.D. Fla. 1989)
Hasenfus v. Secord 506 U.S. 1051, 113 S. Ct. 972, (1993)
962 F. 2d 797 F. Supp. 958 (S.D. Fla. 1989)
U.S. v. Sissoko 995 F. Supp. 469 (S.D. Fla. 1997)
U.S. v. Sissoko 43 F. 3d 1469 (4th Cir. 1994)
FDIC, Corp. v. Rodriguez 639 F. Supp. 1388 (SD Fla. 1986)
Southeast Bank, NA v. Gold Coast Graphics 149 F.R.D. 681 (SD Fla. 1993)
Scheer v. City of Miami 15 F. Supp. 2d 1338 (SD Fla. 1998)
U.S. v. Livdahl 356 F. Supp. 1289 (SD Fla. 2005)
Maycox v. State 239 So. 2nd 851 (third DCA 1970)
Eastern Airlines v. Coral Gables First Nat. Bank 240 So. second 87 (3rd DCA 1970)
Silvers v. Blumenthal 249 So. 2d 524 (3rd DCA 1971)
Leider v. Robert L. Ferman & Co. 256 So. second 257 (3rd DCA 1971)
Imperial Industries, Inc. v. Moore Pipe & 261 So. second 540 (3rd DCA 1972)
Sprinkler, Co. Schraub v. Charest 277 So. 2d 814 (third DCA 1973)
Leigh Acres, Inc. v. Bateman 282 So. 2d 880 (Fla. second DCA 1977)
Heumann v. United National Bank of Dadeland 287 So. 2d ninety nine (third DCA 1973)
De Mapia v. Equitable Development Corp. 302 So. 2d 418 (Fla. 1st DCA 1974)
Lee County v. Leigh Utilities, Inc. 307 So. second 496 (Fla. 2nd DCA 1975)
Friedman v. Friedman 307 So. 2d 926 (Fla. 3rd DCA 1975)
Singer v. Estelle 320 So. second 444 (Fla. third DCA 1975)
Karlen v. Gulf & Western 336 So. second 461 (3rd DCA 1976)
Wiener v. Brown 356 So. 2nd 1302 (Fla. 3rd DCA 1978)
Azar v. Lehigh Corp. 364 So. 2nd 860 (2nd DCA 1978)
Wiener v. Dade County 386 So. 2d 621 (third DCA 1980)
Sostchin v. Flagship National Bank of Miami 389 So. second nine (third DCA 1980)
Storace, Hall & Hauser v. Miami National Bank 390 So. 2nd 151 (Fla. 3rd DCA 1980)
Miami National Bank v. Mikanto Const. Corp. 398 So. 2nd 492 (third DCA 1991)
Amateur Wholsale Electronics v. R.L. Drake Co. 515 F. Supp. 580 (S.D. Fla. 1981)
Amb. Homes, Inc. v. American Arbitration Assn. 3D90-1387 (3rd DCA 1987)
Cape Cave Corp. v. Oliver Lowe et al. 411 So. 2nd 887 (second DCA 1982)
Allington Towers North, Inc. v. S.A. Weisberg et al. 452 So. 2d 1122 (4th DCA 1984)
Kroitoro v. Chase Manhattan Bank et al. 522 So. 2nd 1061 (3rd DCA 1988)
Editorial Cernuda, Inc. v. Editorial America, S.A. 522 So. 2d 1030 (3rd DCA 1988)
Amerivend Corp. v. Buckley Towers Condos., Inc. 537 So. second 695 (3rd DCA 1989)
George A. Jahn v. Helen E. Jahn 577 So. second 622 (third DCA 1991)
RCA Investments, Inc. v. Amerivend, Corp. 581 So. 2nd 618 (3rd DCA 1991)
Raul Benitez v. Bell Microproducts Future Tech. 880 So.2d 1278 (third DCA 2004)
Property Management & Invest. V. Gerald Lewis 752 F. 2d 599 (11th US Court of Appeal)
Amerivend Corp. v. Buckley Towers Condos, Inc. 537 So. 2nd 695 (third DCA 1989)
Therapeutic Tech., Inc. v. Manuel P. Asensio 509 So. 2d 410 (4th DCA 1987)
Alexandria B. Noller v. Darlene Brindley Cramer 534 So. 2nd 880 (3rd DCA 1988)
Land Services, Inc. v. Resort Hosts Intl. 341 So. 2d 846 (3rd DCA 1977)
Martinez v. Juri 663 So. 2d 638 (Fla. 3d DCA 1995)
Crown Paint, Inc. v. Frank Nicolau 407 So. second 1041 (3rd DCA 1981)
Alexandria B. Noller v. A-Vanish Pest Control Case no.: 88-one hundred sixty five (third DCA 1988)
Metropolitan Dade County v. Rafael de Acha Case no.: 88-1321 (third DCA 1988)
Sunset Commercial Bank v. Pyramid Development 556 So. 2d 748 (3rd DCA 1989)
Roum Corp. v. Nadia Rosenbaum, etc. Case no.: 88-2850 (third DCA 1989)
Pyramids Development v. Commercial Bank, etc. Case no.: 88-2263 (3rd DCA 1990)
Michael Spetko v. North South Net, Inc. Case no.: 90-2411 (3rd DCA 1991)
RCA Investments, Inc. v. Amerivend Corp. et al. Case no.: ninety one-14 (third DCA 1991)
Yolanda Saiz, et al. v. Anthony Saiz Case no.: 91-2736 (third DCA 1992)
Peter Savill, et al. v. International Voyager Case no.: 92-2365 (3rd DCA 1993)
Peter Savill, et al. v. International Voyager Case no.: 92-2408 (third DCA 1993)
PMC Plan, Inc. v. Lourdes Health Services Case no.: ninety three-2264 (3rd DCA 1993)
Amerivend Corp. v. Deerwood Place Associates Case no.: 94-2276 (3rd DCA 1995)
Amerivend Corp. v. Deerwood Place Associates Case no.: ninety four-2285 (third DCA 1995)
Ron Matusalem & Matusa v. Alexander H. Finance Case no.: 94-2381 (3rd DCA 1994)
Raul L. Martinez v. Nilo Juri, et al. Case no.: ninety five-791 (third DCA 1995)
Carlos Gill, et al. v. Republic National Bank Case no.: ninety six-1485 (third DCA 1996)
Spanish Broadcasting v. Carlos Grillone Case no.: ninety eight-2993 (third DCA 1999)
Biscayne Development v. Venetian Isle Condo. Case no.: 99-273 (third DCA 1999)
Deja Vu, Inc. et al. v. Linda Griffith, etc. Case no.: 00-513 (third DCA 2000)
Pedro J. Adrian v. Global Aviation Group Case no.: 03-3258 (3rd DCA 2004)
Pedro J. Adrian v. Elliot Aviation Aircraft Case no.: 03-3260 (third DCA 2004)
Coldwell Banker v. Bell Microproducts Case no.: 04-989 (3rd DCA 2004)
Lowe v. Cape Cave Corporation Case no.: SC60-61882 (Fla. Supreme Court 1982)
Westinghouse Electric v. Weisberg Case no.: SC60-65761 (Fla. Supreme Court 1984)
Wash-Bowl Vending Co. v. No. three Condo ASN. Case no.: SC60-68730 (Fla. Supreme Court 1986)
Klein v. Florida Bar Case no.: SC60-78736 (Fla. Supreme Court 1992)
Brent D. Klein, et ux v. Joel W. Robbins, Etc. Case no.: SC04-974 (Fla. Supreme Court)
AAPS v. Clinton, 989 F. Supp. eight (D.D.C. 1997)
Avirgan v. Hull, 932 F.3d 1572 (11th Cir. 1991)
112 S. Ct. 913 Swift Investment and Development vs. Intercontinental Commerce Corp. International Court of Arbitration, Paris
Italy vs. Robert Seldon Lady, special impartial suggest.
Hobbies & Interests
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Languages
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